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WHAT HAPPENS AT THE WEE MEDIA HEADQUARTERS?

Team Meetings: Bi-monthly catch-ups to introduce new members, set up short term goals and celebrate every single accomplishment. Usually followed by

Birthday Celebrations: A lot of cake on birthday celebrations

Team Drinks: On the last Friday of every month, the team gets together to catch up over beer and pizza.

We are a young, passionate team that truly believes that nothing is impossible. We love what we do and mostly do what we love. We're doubling in size every 6 months (or less)! Look out for some openings below

Role and Responsibility:

Responsible for handling inbound queries for advertisement and content creation for digital platforms of Wee Media - weetracker.com, gadgets-africa.com and afromaisha.com Reach out to active advertisers - Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa for soliciting business via emails Build relations with content agencies with whom we have worked in past for repeat business Needs to prepare invoices and track payments from various advertisers Scout for media-partnerships with businesses for product launches and startup events

Skills:

Proficient in written and spoken English

Good people handling skills

Polite and persuasive in conversations

Should be good with online research about markets, advertisers, competitors etc

Should be able to work independently

If you have an eye for detail and enjoy chasing stories and the people behind them for interviews/comments. If you love people, events and developing relationships, and are keen to learn the background of a story, thrive on the details and above all, are passionate about being first to publish a story, WeeTracker is the place for you!

At WeeTracker, you will :

Write deeply reported stories around South African economy, technology entrepreneurship and startups, and the larger tech industry.

Provide exceptional, informative and engaging business features. Plan the contents of publications according to the publication's style, editorial policy, and publishing requirements.

Be brimming with ideas around interesting new companies, trends and people that deserve to be written and read about.

Suggest stories and generate headline ideas in alignment with preferences of the targeted audience.

Conduct audio, video or written interviews

Have great communication and time management skills to interface with clients- and internal teams to ensure articles are planned, written and delivered.

WeeTracker places great emphasis on original and deep reporting. We are looking for someone who can write sharp, analytical stories without sacrificing narrative.

You need to live and breathe digital and be someone who is always connected. This domain should matter to you.

We are looking for an analytically-oriented, web-loving person to join one of our fastest growing teams. As an SEO Fellow, you will help our reviews rank #1 in Google by ensuring that our articles are perfectly structured for organic search and analyzing traffic, competitors, and internal/external links. You will be a part of deciding which titles we use, balancing search data with creating clickable titles. You should be fluent in Excel, comfortable with large data sets, and have a strong interest in e-commerce and the internet. Prior familiarity with SEO, audience development, or other search marketing is a bonus but not essential. SEMrush, Google Analytics, our CMS, and Excel will be a few of the tools you'll use (or learn to use).

Responsibilities:

Use tools like SEMrush to help the editorial teams ensure our pages are optimized for organic search

Monitor our page rankings

Analyze our competitor’s titles and metadata

Identify new ways to serve our readers by looking at search data for patterns

Qualifications:

Excellent with Excel and comfortable with large data sets, but also strong written skills (to balance data with creating compelling, clickable content titles)

Knowledge of SEO preferred

Fluency in English

Interest in media, audience development/marketing, and e-commerce

The position will work on creating multiple product softwares, web applications. One of our product is The Base.

Skills

Strong web development experience in php Laravel framework

Good at javascript. Good Understanding of Angularjs and bootstrap

Experience working on Linux(Centos)

Experience in developing, debugging, testing, and optimizing custom web applications.• Good to have skills: Java, MYSQL, Python, AWS, MongoDB,

Plus to have working knowledge with open source platforms like Maven, Redis, Ansible, Kibana, Spring Boot, Elastic Search, Fusion Charts

We are offering a Front End Developer Position with expertise in Wordpress development. This position requires a combination of programming skills (namely HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript) and aesthetics (understanding element arrangements on the screen, the colour and font choices, and so on).

The candidate must be comfortable working on multiple projects simultaneously.

Responsibilities

Designing and implementing new features and functionality

Establishing and guiding the website’s architecture

Ensuring high-performance and availability, and managing all technical aspects of the CMS

Helping formulate an effective, responsive design and turning it into a working theme and plugins.

Skills and Qualifications

Good understanding of front-end technologies, including HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery

Experience designing and developing responsive design websites

Comfortable working with debugging tools like Firebug, Chrome inspector, etc.

Ability to understand CSS changes and their ramifications to ensure consistent style across platforms and browsers

Ability to convert comprehensive layout and wireframes into working HTML pages

Knowledge of how to interact with RESTful APIs and formats (JSON, XML)

Proficient understanding of code versioning tools {{such as Git, SVN, and Mercurial}} understanding of the entire web development process, including design, development, and deployment is preferred.

Basic understanding of PHP back-end development.

Want to join Wee Media but don’t see the right role for you right now? Don't Worry, Say hi to our founders at [email protected] explaining what do you want to do with us, how you bring value and we're certain you'll get a response.